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Pancreatic Cancer Action aims to improve survival of men and women diagnosed with pancreatic cancer by focusing on improving early diagnosis of the disease. The Charity, was founded by a survivor of pancreatic cancer who proves there is hope, early diagnosis is achievable, and survival is possible.

Pancreatic Cancer Action funds research specifically into improving early diagnosis, creates award-winning public symptoms and disease awareness campaigns, provides educational courses for healthcare professionals including GPs, hospital doctors and pharmacists, has developed Occupational Health programmes for companies and organisations across the UK and provides evidence based, easy to understand information for patients and their families.

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Project (typically <4 years)